Local NAIDOC Events Calendar
10 young people connected to Jerrinja are currently participating in a 10 week creative photography and graphic design project to produce a series of visual digital art works that connect and share traditional Jerrinja aboriginal language through contemporary photo-graphic images.
In September 2016 a series of exhibitions will celebrate the final collection by our young creative teamwith our Shoalhaven and South Coast communities. Our young artists are out and about during NAIDOC week events in the Shoalhaven Region capturing images of language, pride, community, culture, country and
Many well-known Koorie artists have created works while imprisoned, some of which have been purchased by leading galleries around the world. See a variety of artworks by Indigenous artists from south-eastern Australia who are currently participating in The Torch's Indigenous Arts in Prison and Community program.
Focusing on the role of cultural strengthening and artistic expression, these works form part of a rehabilitation process that helps build confidence, social capital and can create a pathway to economic stability. By embracing participants as artists rather than ex-
On behalf of Neighborhood Central, Parkes Shire Council and The Parkes Aboriginal Community Working Party We would like to advise of the proposed details for NAIDOC Celebrations 2016 to be held in Parkes so that locals can come along and join in on the celebrations.
“SAVE THE DATE” Saturday October 15th, 2016 Bushman’s Hill Indigenous Precinct. Some exciting activities and entertainment planned for all age groups. Live performances by Jacob Sutherland from Pre Destined. The launch of my elders blood sound track which was developed by Sunfield records, and our local Parkes Wiradjuri